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Old 05-22-2010, 08:32 AM   #1
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Default buell bobber

Started off as a 1995 buell thunderbolt with 7k on the ticker which i doubt was legit because theres a pretty good tick coming from the valve train in the front cylinder.

Got some parts in

Still mocking it up and waiting on parts

Full mock up

Painted and time to put it back together

Wrapped the exhaust

DONE!



couldnt have done it without all the help from my good friends at DTP Muscle

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Old 05-22-2010, 08:59 AM   #2
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Looks like it came out very cool man. Nice job.

Where is that shop located?
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Old 05-22-2010, 09:00 AM   #3
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it was a friends shop out of Northville Michigan but they have since moved to florida as of last tuesday.
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Old 05-22-2010, 09:31 AM   #4
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Those chicken strips are as wide as some tires.
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Old 05-22-2010, 09:37 AM   #5
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now that's a cool buell
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Old 05-22-2010, 10:30 AM   #6
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bitchin bike dude!
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Old 05-22-2010, 10:36 AM   #7
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why does it look like there is a piece of the frame missing along the bottom left rail in pic #2?
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Old 05-22-2010, 10:55 AM   #8
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optical illusion, its a cross brace for the bottom rails.
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Old 05-22-2010, 04:55 PM   #9
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Cool bike. It's a chopper not a bobber though.
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Old 05-22-2010, 08:33 PM   #10
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Looks fast!
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Old 05-22-2010, 08:52 PM   #11
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Thats came out tits!! Well done
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Old 05-22-2010, 10:00 PM   #12
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Cool bike. It's a chopper not a bobber though.

hmmmm. im confused.what exactly is a bobber?is it like a rat rod car with the red wheels and white tires but on a bike.like a rat bike?
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Old 05-23-2010, 12:25 AM   #13
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a bobber is an otherwise stock bike that has parts removed or trimmed down to make it faster and lighter .



That being said , that is a nice little custom build , and I'm sure it goes like stink . . .

Let's not make this into a semantics debate .
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Old 05-23-2010, 12:32 AM   #14
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also , here's my Buell bobber if you want to get technical about it . . .


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Old 05-23-2010, 01:00 AM   #15
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who gives a fuck. its a bike, its fun, i built it, chopper or bobber i can ride it and it has two wheels.
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Old 05-23-2010, 06:38 AM   #16
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Turned out great.
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Old 05-23-2010, 08:54 AM   #17
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Quite an improvement
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Old 05-23-2010, 10:38 AM   #18
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great use of a drivetrain out of an otherwise boring streetbike. I love Buells for their innovation like oil tank swingarms, fueltank frames, and radial mounted brakes, but I don't like streetbikes.
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but I don't like streetbikes.
So what the hell is an Intruder 800...?
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Old 05-23-2010, 04:12 PM   #20
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So what the hell is an Intruder 800...?

Ohhh, Ouch! But back on track, nice job on the Buel, Real improvement.

And There are some Hi Po lifters for sale in the clasifides. (I know, shamless plugg)

I hope your running torq cones/antireversion cones so you dont burn up you Exuast valves.........Roach.
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